Decomposed body found in Pasco County appears to be female, deputies say

Pasco County

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) — The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of a decomposed body in Jasmine Estates.

According to agency spokeswoman Amanda Hunter, the remains were found Saturday in the area of Embassy Boulevard and Richwood Lane.

Sunday, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office said the remains, while heavily decomposed, appear to be of a woman.

Authorities have not disclosed the person’s identity or gender. Their cause and manner of death are unknown. It’s unclear if foul play is suspected.

This story is developing and will be updated.

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